Balancing Both Worlds

I often gets asked how often I strength train or cross-train and how I fit them all in with my schedule. Let me first say, it is not easy at all to train for any long distance run and strength train. At least it’s not easy for me. I’m a Mom, and I also have […]

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Trail to the Victors- Big House 5k- 2017

This is my third year running this race and it definitely holds a very special place in my heart. I started running in February 2015 so as a “runner” this was my first official 5k. I had done one other a couple years prior but walked most of it and also did a fun color […]

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Detroit Corktown 5K Recap- 2017

I AM ON A ROLL- Two blog posts within 2 weeks, I’m going to give myself a little pack on the back. 🙂  I don’t do enough short distance races so this year I decided to sign up for some more 5K’s to just help me with my speed. My current 5K PR is 25:40, […]

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Disney Princess Half Marathon 2017

I haven’t blogged in a LONG time, but really felt a strong urge to blog about the Disney Princess Half Marathon. The main reason being that before the race I searched for other blogs about the race to try to find inspiration or information about the course so I figured I would throw my two […]

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My First Marathon Journey

I’ve been slacking on my blogging. I’ve actually been working on this one for about a week now- a little bit at a time! I haven’t blogged about any of marathon training so one big blog post will have to suffice! To say that this marathon training has changed the way I look at running […]

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Bayshore Half Marathon Recap 

Reflecting on my experience at the Bayshore half marathon this weekend and decided to post my recap now while it’s fresh on my mind!  By far the training for this half brought the most physical breakthroughs and I pushed myself harder than I ever had before. My pace is getting quicker and I’m really learning […]

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Get Lost in the Noise

Frequently people ask me what I am listening to or what is my favorite music to run to. Let me start by saying I LOVE MUSIC! I love lyrics, getting lost in a song, and how hearing a song can change your entire mood. I’m the type of person that pretty much likes all music. […]

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